York (Region of). Public Health

Site: Administrative Centre

Service: Parenting Programs

Record Details
Alternate Name Region of York ; Regional Municipality of York ; York Region
Toll Free Phone Health Connection 1-800-361-5653
TTY Phone 1-866-512-6228
Crisis Phone 1-855-310-COPE (2673)
E-Mail childfamily@york.ca
Website www.york.ca/wps/portal/yorkhome/health/yr/parenting
Funding Regional / Municipal
Description (Service) Parenting programs offered in partnership with community agencies including

Bounce Back and Thrive 10 week skills training course for parents and caregivers about coping with stress * hands-on activities, video clips, group discussion * day and evening groups * weekly 2 hrs * limited child-minding for participants may be available * English and Cantonese * parents and caregivers of children 8 years and younger living in York Region

Transition to Parenting parenting information support and resources * Mothers with babies and pregnant women living in York Region who are experiencing mood changes including anxiety, depression or looking for support adjusting to parenthood * led by public health nurses * free

Healthy Babies Healthy Children (HBHC) information and referral home visiting program for mothers of babies and children up to school age and their families * information on healthy pregnancy and birth, connecting with baby, child development, breastfeeding, food and nutrition, selfcare
Hours contact for information
Areas Served York Region
Eligibility York Region residents * see program descriptions for more information
Application Registration required * Register online or call to register
Languages English ; Chinese (Cantonese) - Bounce back and thrive ; Interpretive Services - may be available
Fees None
Site Location Various locations around York Region
Located In Community Newmarket
Address & Map
17250 Yonge St
Newmarket, On L3Y 6Z1
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Intersection Yonge St and Davis Dr
Physical Access Not Applicable ; ask about accessibility at program location
Service Categories Parenting Skills Classes ; Prenatal/Postnatal Home Visitation Programs ; Stress Management ~ Parents


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